Glitz Africa Fashion Week features Super-curvy Models on 2017 Runway

The narrative about ‘owning the curves’ in fashion seems to be flying high as plus-sized models with super-curves walked the 2017 Glitz Africa Fashion Week (GAFW2017) catwalk for the first time. The models stormed the runway on the second day of the show, which started on October 6 amid rapturous shouts and applause. They were… Read More Glitz Africa Fashion Week features Super-curvy Models on 2017 Runway

FASHION UNDRESSED WITH MASTERCARD AT AFRICA UTOPIA

Celebrate fashion from across Africa and the diaspora in a day of workshops, talks and catwalk shows atFashion Undressed with MasterCard. See established and emerging designers from across the African continent take to the runway in#AfricanSquad or steal the limelight and wear your heritage with pride in our People’s Catwalk. Learn about African crafting techniques and create… Read More FASHION UNDRESSED WITH MASTERCARD AT AFRICA UTOPIA

These fashion movers and shakers will inspire wardrobe envy

Their clothes are bold, inspired by Africa’s traditional colors and textures, and they are making an impact far beyond their home continent. A new generation of young African fashion bloggers and designers are interpreting heritage garments in a contemporary context, using the power of social media to spread their aesthetic. “Fashion from Africa is as diverse… Read More These fashion movers and shakers will inspire wardrobe envy